Posts tagged ‘Winter Park FL’

Spotlight Cabaret Series: Hannah Laird

 

Hannah Laird debuts her latest solo cabaret in The Winter Park Playhouse Spotlight Cabaret Series. Join Hannah for an exciting evening of music and story.

Patrons will remember Ms. Laird from her spectacular Playhouse debut as Jerusha in Daddy Long Legs. You can also see Hannah in the upcoming Mainstage performance of Heartbeats. Musical Director Christopher Leavy will accompany on the piano. These popular cabarets sell out quickly to get your tickets today!

This unique form of entertainment showcases a different professional singer each month up front in the beautiful lobby bar. A truly “New York-style” cabaret, each performance is approximately 55 minutes in length with no intermission. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for general seating. Showtime is at 7:30 p.m.

  • $20 general admission (1 drink minimum)
  • $10 Standing Room Only

*Please note: Standing Room Only tickets will not be sold until all the General Admission tickets are sold out. Doors open one hour prior to the performance time for general seating.

After choosing the number of tickets needed you will be asked to choose a drink option prior to purchase ($8 premium alcohol, $6 standard alcohol, $3 non-alcohol).

 

Date : Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Event location : The Winter Park Playhouse
711 Orange Ave., Suite C
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=95016

The Fun 4

 

As part of the quarterly One-Night-Only Series on the Mainstage, The Winter Park Playhouse will present THE FUN 4 – an internationally known Beatles tribute band – performing hits from their original Disney touring shows, Beatlemania and The British Invasion Show. Relive Beatlemania in a whole new way with THE FUN 4! Audiences will experience the thrill and excitement of a Fab Four concert as this all-star cast featuring members of the original Disney production of The British Invasion takes the stage at The Playhouse for a night of unforgettable entertainment.

THE FUN 4 takes its audience through a journey that includes classic hits like “A Hard Days Night,” “I Want To Hold Your Hand,” “Help!,” “A Hard Day’s Night,” and many other early favorites from the Ed Sullivan era. Changing from the early years and the signature black suits into the colorful “Sgt. Pepper Years” and the “Abbey Road Late Look,” THE FUN 4 continues the excitement with “Yellow Submarine,'” “Hey Jude,” “Come Together,” and much more!

Tickets are $65. Net proceeds from the evening will benefit The Playhouse’s quality musical programming.

 

Date : Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 7:30pm

Event location : Winter Park, FL

Contact : http://www.winterparkplayhouse.org

Good Morning Winter Park

 

Good Morning Winter Park is Winter Park’s live, interactive morning magazine featuring local topics ranging from politics to exploring entries in the marketplace in and around Winter Park, Florida.

 

Keynote Speaker: Mayor Edward “Eddie” Cole, Town of Eatonville

Mayor Edward Cole is the Founder and Youth Ambassador of the Every Kid Outreach, Inc. (EKO) that has operated in Eatonville, Florida since 1991.

While serving as Mayor, Cole has improved services at an unbelievable pace for all residents, especially the youth. His many years of service in working with youth gave him an excellent background to implement innovative youth programs in the Town of Eatonville during his administration.

He continues to serve as a mentor for male and female youth in the community.

 

Date : Friday, June 14, 2019 from 8am to 9:30am

Event location : Winter Park Chamber of Commerce
151 West Lyman Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

Contact : Tiffany Cahill

Women of Influence Luncheon

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Join the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce for our annual Women of Influence Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. on April 30. The luncheon will feature our 2019 Woman of Influence and will include a ceremony for graduates of Relaunch Class II.

Relaunch is a program that prepares professional women to return to the workforce after a career break. Class II will be celebrating the completion of the eight-month program designed to help them build their resume, confidence and network. 

Fees/Admission:
$40 for members and non-members
$450 for corporate table of 10
 

 

Date : April 30, 2019 from 11:30am to 1:30pm

Event location : The Alfond Inn
300 East New England Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

Contact : +1 407-644-8281

 

Bach Festival: Power of Romanticism and Resurrection

Bach Festival Society of Winter Park

 

 

Power of Romanticism and Resurrection

John V. Sinclair, conductor | Bach Festival Choir and Orchestra
Mary Wilson, soprano
Robert Breault, tenor
Kevin Deas, bass

Featuring exquisite music from the French romantic period that speaks to the power of the resurrection with Théodore Dubois’ Seven Last Words of Christ, this concert includes the sublime Sanctus by Charles Gounod, and the uplifting Psalm 150 by César Franck.

 

On the Program:

THÉODORE DUBOIS The Seven Last Words of Christ
CÉSAR FRANCK Psalm 150
CHARLES GOUNOD Sanctus from St. Cecilia Mass
PIETRO MASCAGNI Easter Hymn from Cavalleria rusticana

 

 

Date : April 28, 2019

Event location : Knowles Memorial Chapel
1000 Holt Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : Website: http://bachfestivalflorida.org/event/romanticism1/

10th Annual Hannibal Square Heritage Center Folk & Urban Art Festival

10th Annual Hannibal Square Heritage Center Folk & Urban Art Festival

 

 

The festival celebrates central Florida’s richly diverse culture through artwork, educational entertainment, and music, featuring the works of more than 25 folk and educational artisans. Previous performers included Shule Adetunde Homeschool Cooperative, dancers from the African Kulcha School, blind vocal performer Daniel Miles, the Guerilla Dancer storyteller, drumming by Mexican folklorist David Penaflor, the Porchdogs Cajun and Zydeco Band, traditional African American fraternity step show by Iota Gamma Fraternity brothers, and Orisirisi African Folklore.

Demonstrations included Oxx the Beekeeper, wheel throwing by a Crealdé ceramicist, and Pretty on Purpose, which uses STEM techniques to teach participants how to make beauty products. A Puerto Rican Vejigante mask making children’s workshop led by Marillia Carrasquillo culminates in a public parade and showcase. Open house features the work by Crealdé’s senior outreach program participants. A soul food truck offers refreshments and admission is free.

 

Date : April 27, 2019 from 10 am to 4pm

Event location : Hannibal Square Heritage Center
642 W. New England Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States 

Contact : Website: http://www.hannibalsquareheritagecenter.org/home.html

Marina Jurica

 

 

Singing Meterologist Marina Jurica returns to the Winter Park Playhouse with her latest original solo cabaret.  Playhouse patrons will remember Marina from her last cabaret Stormy Weather.  Ryan Shirar will accompany on the piano. These popular cabarets sell out quickly so get your tickets today!

This unique form of entertainment showcases a different professional singer each month up front in the beautiful lobby bar. A truly “New York-style” cabaret, each performance is approximately 55 minutes in length with no intermission. Doors open at 6:30pm for General Seating.

Another unique entertainment option at The Winter Park Playhouse is our Spotlight Cabaret Series in the beautiful lobby piano bar. Enjoy an assortment of beverages from the Tuscan-inspired mahogany bar while experiencing a true “New York-style” cabaret. We feature a different professional singer monthly and these shows are approximately 55 minutes in length. Students must be 15 years of age or older to be admitted to our cabaret series. 

Tickets for this very popular offering are $20 with a one drink minimum. Advance reservations and early arrival are strongly recommended as seating is limited to 72. Tickets can be purchased online or by visiting or calling the box office at (407) 645-0145. Once sold-out, standing room tickets are available for $10. 

To get tickets.

 

Date : April 24-25, 2019 at 7:30pm

Event location : Winter Park, FL

Contact : Website: http://www.winterparkplayhouse.org/cabarets.html

65th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

 

 

The City of Winter Park is proud to announce its 65th Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held Saturday, April 20, 2019, in beautiful Central Park located in downtown Winter Park. The egg hunt will occur in the West Meadow and additional family fun activities will take place in the Easter Kids Zone in the adjacent park space. This fun-filled event will provide as much excitement and laughs for adults as it will for kids, just don’t forget to bring your own Easter basket!

The egg hunt, featuring over 14,000 stuffed eggs, will begin with the official starting signal at 10 a.m. As always, every child will leave with an Easter egg. Children can hunt for eggs within their specific age group of 4 to 7 years at 10 a.m., 1 to 3 years at 10:15 a.m., or 8 years and older at 10:30 a.m. Children with special needs are encouraged to join in the fun.

After the egg hunt concludes, the Easter Kids’ Zone will provide fun for everyone. The Easter Bunny will greet patrons and pose for family photos. In addition, the Kids’ Zone will feature two bounce slides, three hands-on craft stations, the Winter Park Public Library “Story Walk,” Friendship 1 truck with games, as well as a balloon artist and face painter.

 

 

Date : Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 10am to Noon

Event location : North Park Avenue – Winter Park, FL – United States

Contact : City of Winter Park

Taste of Winter Park

Taste of Winter Park

 

 

This annual event showcases more than 40 of central Florida’s top chefs, bakers, caterers and beverage purveyors for a fun evening at the Winter Park Farmers’ Market. All-inclusive tickets feature unlimited samples of signature dishes, refreshing beverages and decadent desserts. Members $50 / Non-members $65 / VIP $100.

 

VIP Experience:
-Private VIP tent with lounge seating
-Private bar & specialty cocktail
-VIP Parking (first come, first serve)
-Souvenir Corkcicle

The Taste of Winter Park Vendors:
310 Park South, 4Rivers Smokehouse, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, Antonella’s Pizzeria, Bar Louie, Ben & Jerry’s, Blaze Pizza, Bolay, Brewstllery, Bulla Winter Park, Casa Tapas Wine Culture, Cocina 214, Cuisiniers, Fitlife Foods, Florida Distributing, Frutta Bowls, Gator’s Dockside Baldwin Park, Gelato Go, Gourmet Sausage Shack, Hamilton’s Kitchen at The Alfond Inn, Jeremiah’s Italian Ice – Winter Park, JJ’s Fusion Grille, John & Shirley’s Catering, LeeVista BBQ, LLC dba Sonny’s BBQ, Luke’s Kitchen and Bar, Luma, Marlow’s Tavern, Natalie’s Orchid island Juice Company, Nourish Coffee Bar & Kitchen, Orchid Thai, Phenomenom Nitrogen Ice Cream & Bake Shop, Prato, Proper & Wild, PRP Wine International, Publix Apron Cooking School, Roque Pub, The COOP, The Glass Knife, The Mayflower, Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen, Tijuana Flats Burrito Co., Timbers Resorts (Presenting Sponsor), UMI Japanese Restaurant, Wayne Densch Inc., Williams Sonoma
 

Date : Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 5 to 8pm

Event location : Winter Park Farmers’ Market – 200 W. New England Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : Website: https://winterpark.org/taste-of-winter-park

Household Hazardous Waste & E-Waste Drop Off

 

– A Winter Park Residents Only by City of WinterPark.

The City of Winter Park, in partnership with Waste Pro® for household hazardous waste and A1 Assets, Inc., for e-waste, will be offering free waste disposal for all city residents on Saturday March 30th from 8am to 12pm at the City Operations (1409 Howell Branch Road). This event is open to City of Winter Park Residents Only (proof of city residency required). No items will be accepted from commercial entities or contractors. Keep all hazardous waste materials in original containers with original labeling (unknown items will NOT be accepted). Drugs & prescription medications go to the Public Safety Facility (500 N. Virginia Avenue, 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday).

List of Acceptable Items:-fertilizers & pesticides -household chemicals -pool chemicals -non-alkaline batteries (regular alkaline batteries can go in your regular household trash) -e-waste (computers, televisions, VCRs, DVD players, FAX machines, CD players & stereos) -oil-based paint (wet or dry) -wet latex paint (dried can be disposed of with your regular household trash) -antifreeze -tires (4 max.) -paint thinners -propane tanks -gasoline -used engine oil.

 

Date : Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 8am to 12pm

Event location : City Operations 1409 Howell Branch Road Winter Park, FL 32789, United States

Contact : E-mail: vbaltacook@cityofwinterpark.org